Associate Lawyer/Legal Counsel, Customer Banking

Location
England, London
Salary
£67500 - £82500 per annum
Posted
16 May 2024
Closes
13 Jun 2024
Ref
JN -052024-6426548
Contact
Jonny Vernall
Job Title
In House Counsel
Practice Area
Banking
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

An Associate Lawyer in Customer Banking is required to provide expert legal advice and support to a prominent financial services department. The role involves working closely with various teams to ensure the timely resolution of legal matters.

Client Details

This is a well-established financial institution, renowned for its impressive range of services. Employing thousands of professionals across the UK, the company is a leader in the financial services sector with a commitment to excellence and customer satisfaction.

Description

  • Providing expert legal advice on a range of banking matters.
  • Managing and resolving legal issues in a timely manner.
  • Collaborating with various teams within the financial services department.
  • Ensuring compliance with relevant regulations and laws.
  • Developing and maintaining strong relationships with stakeholders.
  • Drafting and reviewing legal documents and contracts.
  • Identifying and mitigating potential legal risks.
  • Participating in strategic decision-making processes.

Profile

A successful Associate Lawyer should have:

  • Eligible to practice as a Solicitor in England and Wales or Scotland.
  • Proven experience in the financial services industry.
  • Strong knowledge of banking laws and regulations.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work effectively in a team.
  • Strong negotiation and drafting skills.
  • Commitment to professional development.

Job Offer

  • A competitive salary package.
  • Additional benefits including a £4,000 car allowance and a bonus of around 10%.
  • Flexible working arrangements for a balanced work-life.
  • A generous pension scheme.
  • An opportunity to work in a vibrant and supportive environment.

Are you passionate about providing high-quality legal services in the financial sector? If so, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity.